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Travel information about Sweden
Sweden is a Scandinavian country and the largest of Nordic nations with dense forest and spectacular beaches. The population is 9.903 million and the total area is 450,295 km2 with 410,335 km2 of land and 39,960 km2 of water. You would fall in love not only in the big cities, but you’ll also love the gently rolling hills.
Capital city of Sweden: Stockholm
Closest neighbors to Sweden: Denmark as border to the south, Norway up north and Finland to the east.
Best times to visit Sweden: Best time is all year round. It just depends on the activity you want to do. If you want sunshine, visit May to September, if you want snow to ski, go late November and March. Midnight sun June and July, and for northern lights, you visit late September to early April
How to get to Sweden: Direct flights are offered from US to Sweden. For European airlines, you can fly to Sweden from US via connection in Europe.
Visa requirements for Sweden: No visa required for US nationals and Canadians for 3 months of stay.
Currency of Sweden: Currency is Swedish Krona.
Official Language of Sweden: Official languages are Swedish, Finnish, Yiddish, Romani.
UNESCO World Heritage sites in Sweden
There are 15 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Tanzania, 1 on their tentative list.
- Agricultural Landscape of Southern Öland
- Birka and Hovgården
- Church Town of Gammelstad, Luleå
- Decorated Farmhouses of Hälsingland
- Engelsberg Ironworks
- Grimeton Radio Station, Varberg
- Hanseatic Town of Visby
- Mining Area of the Great Copper Mountain in Falun
- Naval Port of Karlskrona
- Rock Carvings in Tanum
- Royal Domain of Drottningholm
- Struve Geodetic Arc
- High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago
- Laponian Area (1996)
Scuba diving safety tips
Keep these rules of thumb in mind whenever you are on or by the water:
- Think safety at all times. Planning reduces risk and gives you more worry-free fun.
- Bring the necessary equipment. It should be in good condition and easily accessible.
- Respect the sea and the weather. Only go out with your boat when it is safe.
- Follow the rules of the sea, and make sure you know what they are.
- Wear life jackets or other flotation devices.
- Make sure you are rested and sober. Do not drive a boat while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
- Be considerate, and remember that safety, the environment, and the well-being of everybody is a common responsibility.